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Yugoslavia / Kosovo Crisis / NATO Attack On Serbia / Refugees #386969

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 15, 1999
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(Belgrade, Yugoslavia: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Bob Schieffer) The response of Congress to the news that the NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) attack on Serbia may go into the summer examined. [Defense Secretary William COHEN - says the attack will not be quick and easy.] [Representative Frank WOLF - says Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic should have been stopped long ago.] [Senator Pat ROBERTS - says the refugees cannot go safely back to Kosovo.]

(Belgrade, Yugoslavia: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Kosovo-Macedonia border: Jim Axelrod) The continuing exodus of refugees from Kosovo into Macedonia reported; scenes shown of the refugees living in bad conditions. [UN High Commissioner for Refugees Astrid Van Genderen STORT - says she does not know why the Macedonians are shutting out refugees.] [Chief United Nations monitor William WALKER - says Macedonia was suddenly flooded with refugees.]

Axelrod, Jim;
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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